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Jamboree

June

01
Saturday
11:30AM - 12:30PM

The National Road: America’s First Federal Highway

Presenter: Annette Burke Lyttle


Built between 1811 and 1837, the National Road was the first federally-funded highway in America. Extending from Maryland to the frontier of Illinois, this migration route allowed thousands of people to settle in the Midwest. Did your ancestors use this migration route?

Level:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Topic:
Migration
Focus:
USA